K S Lyons
Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
- Couple perceptions of fibromyalgia symptoms: the role of communicationKaren S Lyons
School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Electronic address
Pain 154:2417-26. 2013..Couple-level interventions targeting communication or other interpersonal factors may help to decrease incongruence and lead to better patient outcomes. ..
- Optimism, pessimism, mutuality, and gender: predicting 10-year role strain in Parkinson's disease spousesKaren S Lyons
Oregon Health and Science University, SN ORD, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
Gerontologist 49:378-87. 2009..The current study uses longitudinal data over a 10-year period to examine the roles of optimism, pessimism, mutuality, and spouse gender in predicting role strain in PD spouses...
- Caregiving as a dyadic process: perspectives from caregiver and receiverKaren S Lyons
The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P195-204. 2002..Relationship strain perceived by the caregiver, but not the care recipient, was significantly associated with this disagreement...
- Using multilevel modeling in caregiving researchK S Lyons
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Aging Ment Health 9:189-95. 2005..In particular, we discuss how multilevel modeling can be adapted to study change in the care dyad over time, improve the way we evaluate interventions, and enhance our understanding of dyad congruence...
- Pessimism and optimism as early warning signs for compromised health for caregivers of patients with Parkinson's diseaseKaren S Lyons
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Nurs Res 53:354-62. 2004..Although pessimism and optimism are associated with health-related outcomes, the long-term effects of pessimism and optimism in the caregiving process are understudied, and little is known about their role in health changes over time...
- The enduring and contextual effects of physical health and depression on care-dyad mutualityKaren S Lyons
School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, 3455 SW U S Veterans Road, SN ORD, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
Res Nurs Health 30:84-98. 2007..This study shows the importance of examining time-varying covariates in the care dyad...
- Do motor and nonmotor symptoms in PD patients predict caregiver strain and depression?Julie H Carter
Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
Mov Disord 23:1211-6. 2008..Patient nonmotor psychological symptoms have a much greater impact on caregiver strain and depression than patient motor symptoms...
- Does age make a difference in caregiver strain? Comparison of young versus older caregivers in early-stage Parkinson's diseaseJulie H Carter
School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Oregon, USA
Mov Disord 25:724-30. 2010..These findings provide ideas for targeted interventions. Future larger studies that compare young and older spouses should include later stage disease to more fully understand the developmental differences raised by the present findings...
- Incorporating routine survival prediction in a U.S. hospital-based palliative care serviceErik K Fromme
Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
J Palliat Med 13:1439-44. 2010..Prognostication is a core component of palliative care consultation. We sought to incorporate predicted survival into the routine practice of our hospital-based palliative care team...
- Locating and retaining research participants for follow-up studiesKaren S Lyons
School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
Res Nurs Health 27:63-8. 2004....
- Pre-death grief in Parkinson's caregivers: a pilot survey-based studyJ H Carter
School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:S15-8. 2012....
- Outcomes of clinical trial: tinnitus masking versus tinnitus retraining therapyJames A Henry
VA RR and D National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research, Portland VA Medical Center, Oregon, USA
J Am Acad Audiol 17:104-32. 2006..When patients began treatment with a "moderate" tinnitus problem, the benefits of TRT compared to TM were more modest...
- Motivational interviewing to increase physical activity in long-term cancer survivors: a randomized controlled trialJill A Bennett
School of Nursing, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Nurs Res 56:18-27. 2007..Physical activity can confer many benefits on cancer survivors, including relief of persistent symptoms related to cancer treatment...
- A New Method to Study the Care Receiver-Caregiver DyadKaren Lyons; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..